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Species Aethes floccosana - Hodges#3756.1

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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Tortricoidea (Tortricid Moths)
Family Tortricidae (Tortricid Moths)
Subfamily Tortricinae
Tribe Cochylini
Genus Aethes
Species floccosana (Aethes floccosana - Hodges#3756.1)
Hodges Number
3756.1
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Aethes floccosana (Walker, 1863)
Conchylis floccosana Walker, 1863 (1)
Tortrix confusana Robinson, 1869 (2)
Number 3822 in the 1983 Hodges Checklist.
Explanation of Names
Specific epithet from Latin floccosus meaning "covered in wooly tufts."
Size
Wingspan 14-16 mm. (3)
Range
Records from Missouri, Illinois and New Jersey, south to North Carolina and Tennessee. (4)
Type locality: Nova Scotia.
Print References
Walker, F., 1863. List of the specimens of lepidopterous insects in the collection of the British Museum. Part XXVII - Crambites & Tortricites. British Museum (Natural History), p.358. (1)
Works Cited
1.List of the specimens of lepidopterous insects in the collection of the British Museum. Part XXVII - Crambites & Tortricites.
Francis Walker. 1863. British Museum (Natural History), p.1-286.
2.Notes on American Tortricidae.
Coleman T. Robinson. 1869. Transactions of the American Entomological Society 2: 261-288.
3.Cochylini (Lepidoptera: Tortricidae) of Canada
Razowski, J. 1997. Acta Zoologica Cracoviensia. 40(1):107-163.
4.North American Moth Photographers Group
5.BOLD: The Barcode of Life Data Systems